Sisters, 12 and 14, arrested in connection with mother’s murder


PIKE COUNTY, Miss (WJTV) – A Mississippi woman is dead and her two young daughters have been arrested in connection with her murder.

Erica Hall, 32, was stabbed multiple times and shot on January 4th just outside the city limits of Magnolia. She died as a result of her injuries the next day.

Deputies took Hall’s daughters, aged 12 and 14 into custody. 

Amariyona Hall has been charged as an adult with murder. She is being held in the Pike County jail on a $150,000 bond. 

The 12-year-old daughter’s name and charges have not been released because of her age.

She is being held in the Adams County Detention Center. 

This case is in its’ preliminary stages. Investigators are gathering information and evidence and will be sent to the state crime lab.

Amariyona Hall is scheduled for a preliminary hearing January 22.

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